Event Management System Feed http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/rsshome.aspx Events listing from NCC Library Venue if you want change current month or year, please specify the month/year arguments in query string. copyright East Coast War Channel <br /> 19 January 2018<br /> 11:30 - 12:30 <br /> <br /> The East Coast War Channels were the defended routes used by shipping on the east coast of England and Scotland during the First and Second World War. Although they played a critical role in coastwise shipping and were a theatre of deadly combat in both wars, the War Channels have received very little attention until recently.  A talk by Dr Antony Firth.<br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=3905 Happy Birthday Prince Frederick <br /> 20 January 2018<br /> 10:00 - 15:45 <br /> <br />We are really excited to announce that on Saturday 20th January 2018, entry to Ancient House Museum will be free! This will be in honour of Prince Frederick's 150th birthday. Born in 1868, Prince Frederick was the second child and second son of Maharajah Duleep Singh and Maharani Bamba. Ancient House owes a great deal to Prince Frederick. The house became a museum in 1924 after he purchased the building and paid for its restoration. Prince Frederick than gave it to Thetford to be a museum 'for the benefit of the inhabitants of the said Borough.'<br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=3984 Winter Wildlife Weekend <br /> 20 January 2018<br /> 10:00 - 15:30 <br /> <br />Join us at Norwich Castle in our weekend programme, packed with family-friendly activities, and discover what the wildlife in your garden gets up to. Plus, free admission for children and reduced entry for adults! Explore the museum’s unique and fascinating Natural History collection with Curator Dr David Waterhouse and meet our friends from the RSPB, Norfolk Bee Keepers Association, Hawk and Owl Trust, Norfolk Wildlife Trust, PACT and Hodmedods Hedgehog Support. Find out about the Peregrines at Norwich Cathedral in a short talk at 12noon and again at 2.30pm. There will also be story telling, face-painting, hands-on activities and craft. Be inspired to sweep away the cobwebs, pull on your wellies and explore the wonderful world of winter wildlife. <br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=3989 Winter Wildlife Weekend <br /> 21 January 2018<br /> 13:00 - 15:30 <br /> <br />Join us at Norwich Castle in our weekend programme, packed with family-friendly activities and discover what the wildlife in your garden gets up to. Plus, free admission for children and reduced entry for adults! Explore the museum’s unique and fascinating Natural History collection with Curator Dr David Waterhouse and meet our friends from the RSPB and Hawk and Owl Trust. Learn how to dissect an owl pellet and find out about the Peregrines at Norwich Cathedral in a short talk at 2.30pm. There will also be face-painting, hands-on activities and craft. Be inspired to sweep away the cobwebs, pull on your wellies and explore the wonderful world of winter wildlife. <br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=3990 Welcome Morning <br /> 25 January 2018<br /> 10:30 - 12:00 <br /> <br />A relaxed tour aimed at those living with dementia, and their companions. Free, but booking essential. <br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=4103 The Mission to Seafarers <br /> 26 January 2018<br /> 11:30 - 12:30 <br /> <br />Piracy, shipwreck, abandonment and separation from loved ones are just a few of the problems merchant seafarers face. Around the world, The Mission to Seafarers provides help and support to the 1.5 million men and women who face danger every day to keep our global economy afloat. A talk by Rev. Peter Paine from the Great Yarmouth Mission to Seafarers.<br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=3906 Undercroft Tour <br /> 27 January 2018<br /> None - None <br /> <br />Join our guide for a look at the museum's fascinating medieval undercroft. Booking recommended.<br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=4108